Redmond Hospital Retiree
Dies March 30, 2018
James “Harold” Duke, 82, Summerville, died Friday at Redmond Regional Medical Center, Rome.
Mr. Duke was born June 21, 1935, in Hamilton, Ala., a son to the late George and Lois Markham Duke. He was retired from Redmond Regional Medical Center and was a member of Subligna Baptist Church where he served as deacon. Brothers, Larry Duke and Billy Wayne Duke died earlier.
Surviving are his wife of over 60 years, Sarah Elsberry Duke; sons, Mike Duke and Jimmy and Lisa Duke; grandsons, Nathan Duke, Chris and Kandas Burkhalter; granddaughters, Audria Duke and Autumn Duke; great-grandsons, Cage Burkhalter and Corbin Burkhalter; brothers, Roger Duke, Gary and Becky Duke, Barry and Jimmie Duke and Tony and Karen Duke; sister, Linda and Tommy Tucker and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Monday at Subligna Baptist Church with Dr. Charles Bishop and the Rev. Ken Jennings officiating. Interment was at Subligna Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Nathan Duke, Chris Burkhalter, Kyle Duke, Kevin Espy, B.J. Gamble and Rickey Campbell.
Mason Funeral Home – Summerville, had charge of arrangements.